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Calcite with Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

 
Calcite with Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

Calcite with Sphalerite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee

DESCRIPTION:No. 16340
Mineral:Calcite with Sphalerite
Locality:Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Description:Superb cluster of transparent, golden calcite crystals with excellent luster. The crystal faces are quite complex. This quality calcite from the Elmwood Mine is not seen very often. No damage. Originally acquired from R. Behnke. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #M1149
Overall Size:9x10x6 cm
Crystals:5-7 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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